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Traffic noise may cause heart attack, says study

Exposure to traffic noise could cause heart attacks, says a new study Continue reading “Traffic noise may cause heart attack, says study” »  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, June 21st, 2012
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High-fat food hastens pancreatic cancer, says study

A fat-rich or high-calorie diet can hasten the onset of pancreatic cancer in humans, says a new study Continue reading “High-fat food hastens pancreatic cancer, says study” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 20th, 2012
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Working in hospitals more dangerous than on construction sites

Nurses, doctors and community service workers are less confident about health and safety in their jobs than construction workers Continue reading “Working in hospitals more dangerous than on construction sites” More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 20th, 2012
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Sugar-packed fizzy drinks `as hazardous to health as tobacco`

Sugar-packed fizzy drinks are just as dangerous to health as smoking cigarettes, health experts have claimed Continue reading “Sugar-packed fizzy drinks `as hazardous to health as tobacco`” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 15th, 2012
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Listening to iPod at full volume can damage hearing

Listening to your iPod on full volume for just six minutes may cause irreversible hearing damage, say researchers Continue reading “Listening to iPod at full volume can damage hearing” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 15th, 2012
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Vitamin D with calcium helps reduce mortality in elderly

A new study has shown that vitamin D—when taken with calcium—can reduce the rate of mortality in seniors Continue reading “Vitamin D with calcium helps reduce mortality in elderly” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 14th, 2012
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Older pedestrians `unable to cross road in time`

In a new study, researchers have compared the walking speed of the older population in the UK, aged 65 and above, with the speed required to use a pedestrian crossing Continue reading “Older pedestrians `unable More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 13th, 2012
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Facebook obsessed generation shuns apprenticeships

Valuable apprenticeships have been reduced to begging because teenagers are too obsessed with Facebook and computer games to learn a hands-on trade Continue reading “Facebook obsessed generation shuns apprenticeships” More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
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Chinese eat much more salt than WHO recommends

China National Salt Industry Corporation (CNSIC), the country”s biggest salt producer, on Tuesday launched a plan to reduce the nation”s salt consumption Continue reading “Chinese eat much more More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, May 8th, 2012
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Sperms fight their way to female egg

A mass of sperms fight their way through the female reproductive tract to fertilise a egg, says a new research which explored the properties that distinguish the tens of cells which make it to the egg from the millions More...